The UCI confirms the advancement of the Tour and the Vuelta for 2020

This Wednesday the UCI made official the dates of the main appointments of the calendar. The Giro will start on May 9, the Tour on June 27 and the Vuelta on August 14.


The Giro d'Italia, Tour de France and La Vuelta a España de 2020 will start on May 9, June 27 and August 14, as announced by the International Cycling Union (UCI) after the meeting of the Professional Cycling Council ( CCP) and the UCI Steering Committee in Lavey-les-Bains (Switzerland) .

The UCI has approved the 2020 calendar of the UCI WorldTour circuits for men and women, which have been altered by the dispute of the Olympic Games in Tokyo From July 24 to August 9.

On the one hand, the Tour de France will start a week earlier than usual and the Tour of Poland will be held in the month of July, and not in August as in previous years.

Also, The Cycling Tour of Spain will have one more day, and will begin on Friday, August 14, next year because it will depart from Utrecht, in the Netherlands.

In 2020, e l UCI WorldTour will have 37 events in 14 countries on 4 continents and will start in the second half of January, with the Tour Down Under, from January 21 to 26, and will conclude at the end of October in China, with the Tour de Guanxi, from October 15 to 20.

On the other hand, the Presidential Cycling Tour of Turkey will not be registered in the UCI WorldTour of 2020 because the number of teams registered in the last two editions has been less than 10, the minimum required by the UCI.

In contrast, taking into account the "quality of the organization" and the importance of the Presidential Cycling Tour of Turkey for the "development of cycling", the UCI was open to the fact that the race is enrolled in another category as the UCI ProSeries, which will debut in 2020.

In the calendar of the female WorldTour, with 22 tests in 11 countries on four continents, all tests organized as of May is disputed They will be a week before so that the best runners can participate in the Olympic Games. It will start in February in Australia and end on October 20 in China. The Ceratizit Madrid Challenge by La Vuelta will be run on September 5 and 6,

The complete international UCI calendar of 2020, including the male and female events of the UCI ProSeries classes 1 and 2, will be published next September after the UCI Steering Committee, to be held in the framework of the World Tour in Yorkshire (United Kingdom) .

UCI World Tour 2020 Calendar

- January.

21-26 January: Santos Tour Down Under (Australia).

- February.

2 February: Cadel Evans Great Ocean Race Road (Australia) .

23-29 February: UAE Tour (United Arab Emirates) .

29 February: Omloop Het Nieuwsblad Elite (Belgium) .

- March.

7 March: Strade Bianche (Italy) .

8-15 March: Paris-Nice (France) .

11-17 March: Tyrrhenian-Adriatic (Italy) .

21 March: Milan-Sanremo (Italy) .

23-29 March: VOLTA CICLISTA A CATALUNYA (Spain) .

25 March: AG Driedaagse Brujas-De Panne (Belgium) .

27 March: E3 BinckBank Classic (Belgium) .

29 March: Ghent-Wevelgem (Belgium) .

- April.

1 April: Dwars door Vlaanderen (Belgium) .

5 April: Ronde van Vlaanderen-Tour of Flanders (Belgium) .

6-11 April: ITZULIA BASQUE COUNTRY (Spain) .

12 April: Paris-Roubaix (France) .

19 April: Amstel Gold Race (The Netherlands) .

22 April: The Walloon Arrow (Belgium) .

26 April: Liege-Bastogne-Liege (Belgium) .

- May.

28 April-3 May: Tour of Romandie (Switzerland) .

1 May: Eschborn-Frankfurt (Germany) .

9-31 May: Tour of Italy (Italy) .

10-16 May: Amgen Tour of California (United States) .

- June.

31 May-7 June: Critérium del Dauphiné (Franci) a) .

6-14 June: Tour of Switzerland (Switzerland) .

- July.

27 June-July 19: Tour of France (France) .

5-11 July: Tour of Poland (Poland) .

25 July: CLASSICAL SAN SEBASTIAN (Spain) .

- August.

14 August-6 September: THE RETURN CYCLIST TO SPAIN (Spain) .

16 August: EuroEyes Cyclassics Hamburg (Germany) .

16 August: Prudential RideLondon-Surrey Classic (United Kingdom) .

23 August: Brittany Classic (France) .

- September.

31 August-6 September: BinckBank Tour.

11 September: Grand Prix de Québec (Canada) .

13 September: Grand Prix de Montreal (Canada) .

- October.

10 October: Giro Lombardia (Italy) .

15-20 October: Gree-Tour of Guangxi (China) .444444

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